Reunited with the survivors of the space-station Ark that fell to Earth, Clarke Griffin and her band of juvenile delinquents have faced death at every turn. Though Clarke was alternately challenged, supported and betrayed by her own people and alliances with the Grounders, they could always find common ground in survival. But victory came with a terrible price. The challenges continue in season three as they not only determine what kind of lives they will build, but what it will ultimately cost them.
Three months have passed since the tragedy at Mount Weather and our heroes learn that a bounty has been put on Clarke’s head. Unbeknownst to Clarke, a team led by Bellamy and Kane journeys deep into Grounder territory to save her. Meanwhile, Murphy finds his way to the mansion and discovers a very different Jaha on a very different mission.
Bellamy and Kane risk life and limb to rescue Clarke. In an attempt to avoid worrying about her daughter, Abby focuses on whether to open Mount Weather as a medical facility. Murphy plots to betray his former Chancellor.
Clarke wrestles with a decision. Bellamy learns that something isn't what it seems. Murphy plots to betray his former Chancellor.
Clarke discovers the mastermind behind a devious plan. Kane struggles to keep the peace. Meanwhile, Jasper’s grief drives him to reckless behavior.
Pike's twisted crusade threatens Clarke's attempts for peace. Raven becomes a target. Murphy tries to conspire against Jaha.
Clarke is torn between vengeance and mercy. Kane and Octavia work together to avert a disaster. Abby continues to worry about Raven.
Lexa tries to maintain peace and order within the clans. Clarke uncovers a strange and game-changing truth. A flashback takes us into the darker chapter of humanity’s past.
Kane searches for a peaceful way to handle things but soon realizes he may be forced to resort to drastic measures. Pike suspects that there may be a leak within the walls of Arkadia. Raven has a plan and reaches out to Jasper for help.
Clarke discovers a shocking truth. Octavia is forced to make a decision that could have devastating consequences. Kane and Abby share a moment.
Jaha employs a terrifying new method to convince Abby to join his cause, Kane is on a mission. Bellamy is hit with a hard truth. Monty finds himself in a precarious situation. Jasper rushes to save one of his own.
Alie forces Raven’s dark side to come out. Jasper’s anger continues to grow. Octavia wrestles with her place in the world. Monty is forced to make a split-second decision.
Jaha returns to Polis. Murphy has a surprise encounter. Octavia uncovers a clue.
Clarke is on a mission that could change everything. Murphy gains insight that might prove useful in ensuring his survival. Kane reaches a breaking point.
Clarke, Bellamy, Octavia, and Jasper hit a tragic roadblock. Raven and Monty make an important discovery.
Clarke finds hope in the most unlikely place. Alie’s master plan comes together.
Our heroes begin to face the reality of their tragic situation. Everyone prepares for a final showdown.